Bill Nye the Science Man is married! Engineer, 66, marries journalist Liza Mundy, 61, in a private ceremony led by a Star Trek actor
- Bill Nye the Science Guy quietly married journalist Liza Mundy last month
- The 66-year-old engineer said ‘I do’ to the 61-year-old beauty
- It was a private ceremony in Washington DC, according to People
- This is a second marriage for Nye, who was married to Blair Tindall in 2006
- The wedding took place in Haupt Garden at the Smithsonian Institute
Bill Nye the Science Guy quietly married journalist and author Liza Mundy in May.
The 66-year-old engineer said “I do” to the 61-year-old beauty at a private ceremony in Washington DC, according to a People report Wednesday.
This is a second marriage for Nye, who married musician and motivational speaker Blair Tindall in 2006, but had the marriage annulled after just seven weeks.
Cornell University-trained Nye is best known for his TV shows Billy Nye The Science Guy and Bill Nye Saves The World. He has also appeared on Dancing With The Stars and The Big Bang Theory.
Introducing Mr. and Mrs. Nye: Bill Nye, the scientist, quietly married journalist and author Liza Mundy last month, according to People; seen in march in georgia
The wedding took place in the Haupt Garden of the Castle Building at the Smithsonian Institute in DC.
Robert Picardo, who played The Doctor on Star Trek, was the celeb official, and the couple wrote their own vows, according to the site.
Her daughter Anna and his brother Darby were also present.
Their first dance was to Sam Cooke’s rendition of Wonderful World.
A good fit: The 66-year-old engineer said I do that at a private ceremony in Washington DC. Seen in May in NYC
The blonde journalist looked stunning in an ivory satin sleeveless dress with an uneven hemline and a rhinestone encrusted belt.
And Nye wore a black tuxedo with a white shirt, a black bow tie and an orange flower on his lapel.
Their wedding photographer was Pete Souza, a longtime White House photographer.
Nye’s new wife has quite an impressive resume.
A thumbs up: This is where Nye was seen wearing his gold wedding ring at the June 17 premiere of The End Is Nye in NYC
She was a reporter for the Washington Post and wrote such books as Code Girls: The Untold Story of the American Women Code Breakers of World War II.
When she mentioned Nye’s cryptanalyst mother Jacqueline Jenkins-Nye in her book Code Girls, he sent Mundy an email.
They developed a rapport and started dating.
Nye wore his gold wedding ring at the June 17 premiere of The End Is Nye in NYC.
First wife: Nye’s first marriage wouldn’t have gone so well, according to CBS. He married Blair Tindall in 2006, but filed for annulment after just seven weeks. The marriage was then declared invalid; seen in 2014 in NYC
Nye’s first marriage didn’t go so well, according to CBS.
He married Tindall in 2006, but filed for annulment after just seven weeks. The marriage was then declared invalid.
In 2007, Nye reportedly filed a restraining order against Tindall after she claimed she broke into his home and stole several personal items and destroyed his yard.
There were also claims that she may have tried to throw a weed killer at him.
She later said that “stress and fatigue” had clouded her judgment.
He also has fun on TV: Nye with partner Tyne Stecklein on Dancing with the Stars in 2013